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Hampton Veterans Job Fair

Hampton Roads Convention Center
Hampton, VA 23666

February 2, 2023

4:00 PM - 8:00 PM GMT
Hampton Veterans Job Fair
February 2, 2023

Job Fair in Hampton

RecruitMilitary has held 3 events in Hampton, drawing 738 attendees and 143 exhibitors.

Upcoming Job Fair Information

Job Seeker Venue Information

Hampton Roads Convention Center
1610 Coliseum Drive
Hampton, VA 23666
Hampton Roads Convention Center Information

The Job Fair will take place in Hall A of the Hampton Roads Convention Center.
Enter through the Hall A entrance (far left).

NOTE: This event does NOT take place at the Coliseum. Look for the white tents above the Convention Center.

Parking Information

The Hampton Roads Convention Center offers nearly 4,000 complimentary visitor parking spaces in street-level parking lots immediately adjacent to convention center entrances.

Park near the Hall A Entrance.

DIRECTIONS:
Heading East on I-64 (from Richmond)
Take Exit 263 (Mercury Boulevard), staying in the far right lane to merge onto Mercury Boulevard heading north toward Coliseum Drive. Once on Mercury Boulevard, stay in the right turning lane. Turn right onto Coliseum Drive. Continue straight through the intersection at Pine Chapel and Coliseum Drive. Turn left into the parking lot at Hampton Roads Convention Center, located at 1610 Coliseum Drive.

Heading West on I-64 (From Norfolk)
Take Exit 263B (Mercury Boulevard). Stay in the right lane. Turn right onto Coliseum Drive. Continue straight through the intersection at Pine Chapel and Coliseum Drive. Turn left into the parking lot at Hampton Roads Convention Center, located at 1610 Coliseum Drive.

North-bound on I-664 (from Suffolk/Portsmouth)
At the crossroads of Interstates 664 and 64, follow traffic for I-64 west, staying in left and center lanes. Continue on flyover as lanes merge onto I-64. Stay in the farthest right lanes. Take Exit 263 B (Mercury Boulevard). Stay in the right lane. Turn right onto Coliseum Drive. Continue straight through the intersection at Pine Chapel and Coliseum Drive. Turn left into the parking lot at Hampton Roads Convention Center, located at 1610 Coliseum Drive.

We always encourage all attendees to check back 24-48 hours to view the most up to date instructions/directions.

Event Preparation Resources

Craft Your 30-Second Elevator Pitch

Before the Event Checklist

Event Success Tips

  • Be Prepared: Charge your phone and practice your elevator pitch.
  • Keep an Open Mind: You never know which company has the perfect job for you.
  • Work the Room: Stop by every booth and share your QR code with every organization.
  • Rule of 3: Get at least three company follow-ups.
  • Apply as You Network: Apply to open positions while you network with recruiters.
  • Smile: Be confident. You've got this!

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Career Fair Testimonials

I received a few job offers that day and was hired the next day by a local company.
Hampton -- Navy Reserves E-5
I already recommended it to my home office. I've been attending military recruiting events for many years (as the hiring authority) and this was one of the best that I've attended.
Hampton -- Financial Services recruiter
After the job fair I was contacted quickly.
Hampton -- Branch / Rank not indicated